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#International Rules

# international-rules - Sunday 5 April, 2020

International Rules Series due to take place in Ireland in November postponed

There is little certainty about when the series might makes its comeback.

# international-rules - Monday 18 November, 2019

International Rules Series to be played in 2020 and 2022

The GAA has confirmed matches in Ireland and Australia.

# international-rules - Thursday 11 January, 2018

League targets with Cork, breakthrough in Australia and new Páirc Uí Chaoimh debut

The Douglas man is gearing up for Cork’s 2018 campaign.

# international-rules - Saturday 18 November, 2017

'Michael Murphy was hit by everything bar the chairs in the stand today' - Kernan

Ireland boss Joe Kernan was irked by the treatment Murphy received during the second test in Perth.

Controlled second-half sees Australia defeat Ireland to claim Cormac McAnallen Cup

Gary Brennan and Chris Barrett hit first-quarter goals for Ireland.

As it happened: Australia v Ireland, International Rules Series Second Test

The game in Perth throws-in at 8.45am.

# international-rules - Friday 17 November, 2017

Analysis: What Ireland must do to win tomorrow and what we can learn from the AFL

The second test takes place tomorrow morning at 8.45am Irish time.

# international-rules - Thursday 16 November, 2017

Ireland squad tune-up for second test with skills session before cooling off at the beach Snapshot This post contains images

Ireland squad tune-up for second test with skills session before cooling off at the beach

Late call-ups Ciaran Sheehan and Darren Hughes were in attendance.

# international-rules - Sunday 12 November, 2017

'I fully believe we can claw it back' - Conor McManus

Ireland lost to Australia on a scoreline of 63-53 after the opener in Adelaide.

10-point victory for Australia over Ireland in International Rules opener

Conor McManus kicked 24 points for the visitors.

As it happened: Ireland v Australia, International Rules Series First Test

The opener at the Adelaide Oval threw-in at 5.10am.

# international-rules - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'In the last months of Jim's life I spent a lot of time just sitting with him... It was the most special time'

Garry Lyon chats to The42 about his friendship with Jim Stynes and his International Rules memories.

'I didn't want to be bull*****ing an Australian player after the way they behaved a few hours earlier'

Former Ireland players Steven McDonnell and Ciarán McManus speak to The42 about some of the turbulent years for the International Rules.

# international-rules - Friday 10 November, 2017

5 Aussies who'll have a big impact in Sunday's International Rules opener

You’ll be seeing a lot these players in the Adelaide Oval.

# international-rules - Thursday 9 November, 2017

'3 or 4' members of Ireland team affected by travelling bug in Adelaide

Team physio Enda McGinley says everyone will be available for Sunday’s first test.

Australia's 6'7" forward cuts his Icelandic honeymoon short to face Ireland

Ben Brown says representing his country in the International Rules series “means the world” to him.

# international-rules - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

Quiz: How well do you remember these recent International Rules series?

Ireland face Australia in the 2017 opener on Sunday.

Ireland step up International Rules preparations with training game in Melbourne In Pics This post contains images

Ireland step up International Rules preparations with training game in Melbourne

Joe Kernan’s squad played a match among themselves at Yarra Park.

# international-rules - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

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Ireland squad start countdown in Melbourne to Sunday's first game in Adelaide

Joe Kernan and his squad are getting set to face Australia.

Australia's most decorated player drops out of International Rules series for personal reasons

Two-time Brownlow medalist Gary Ablett won’t play any part in the two-game series.

# international-rules - Monday 6 November, 2017

How are the Aussies shaping up ahead of Sunday's International Rules opener in Adelaide?

We take an in-depth look at the major talking points surrounding the Australian side.

# international-rules - Thursday 26 October, 2017

'Essendon got on to me back in 2013': Conor McManus on interest from AFL clubs

The Aussie Rules club were impressed after McManus made his International Rules debut but nothing came of it.

Kernan finalises International Rules squad with additions of Cork defender and Armagh forward

Sean Powter and Niall Grimley make up the 23-man Ireland squad to face Australia.

# international-rules - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Irish captaincy a fitting honour for Aidan O'Shea after a whirlwind year under the spotlight

O’Shea will captain the Irish International Rules side in Australia next month.

'If they need a breather, then so be it': Ireland boss Kernan on absence of Dubs

Joe Kernan believes his squad is still strong enough to defeat Australia.

Joe Kernan names Ireland squad for next month's International Rules series against Australia

21 players have been selected, although two more will be added from a stand-by list of seven.

# international-rules - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Keegan to miss out for Ireland's trip to Oz and 3 AFL-based players will be in Kernan's squad

Ireland are getting set for November’s International Rules tests.

# international-rules - Tuesday 15 August, 2017

No bitterness from Cork City as Maguire finally receives Ireland recognition

The Preston North End striker has been included in Martin O’Neill’s provisional squad.

# international-rules - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

Adelaide and Perth to host this year's International Rules tests between Ireland and Australia

The games will take place in November.

# international-rules - Thursday 25 May, 2017

Former England underage rugby captain earns his shot at the NFL

Alex Gray will join the Atlanta Falcons practise squad for the upcoming season.

# international-rules - Monday 3 April, 2017

Seanie for Ireland? Maguire not banking on a call-up as goals continue to flow

“I’ve got to keep doing what I’m doing and maybe one day I do put on that Irish shirt.”

# international-rules - Monday 21 November, 2016

Confirmed: International Rules Series is returning to a two-Test format next year

Joe Kernan’s Ireland squad will travel to Australia in 12 months’ time.

# international-rules - Sunday 1 May, 2016

GAA confirms playing International Rules series in the U.S. is a possibility

The hybrid game won’t take place this year but a two-game series agreed for Australia in 2017.

# international-rules - Sunday 22 November, 2015

Paddy McBrearty ended up in hospital after this hefty collision with a Croke Park goalpost

McBrearty sustained shoulder and kidney injuries during the International Rules test.

# international-rules - Saturday 21 November, 2015

Brogan leads the way as Ireland hold on to record Rules win over Australia

Joe Kernan’s side regained the Cormac McAnallen Cup.

# international-rules - Thursday 19 November, 2015

Culture clash: the long and colourful history of the International Rules Series

This year’s meeting is set for Dublin this weekend.

# international-rules - Wednesday 18 November, 2015

Busy weekend as Quinn set to represent club AND country - in the space of 19 hours

Longford star set for Ireland debut before facing a quick turnaround to captain Emmet Og Killoe.

# international-rules - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

Here are this week's key club and international GAA fixtures

Two county final replays, two provincial finals… and a little bit of international action to look enjoy this weekend.

5 Australians to watch in Saturday's international rules test

Plenty to choose from in what is an extremely strong squad.

# international-rules - Thursday 12 November, 2015

'To beat Australia, boys earning half a million a year, that would be something really immense'

Joe Kernan hopes to guide Ireland to International Rules success.

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